“What a charming boy. How did his father die?” “Car crash driving home. Smashed into a pole, killed instantly.” In ‘The Killing of a Sacred Deer’ a teenager’s attempts to bring a brilliant surgeon into his dysfunctional family takes an unexpected turn. The story line follows Steven (Colin Farrell), a successful heart surgeon with a picture-perfect family: beautiful wife Anna (Nicole Kidman) and two teenage children in addition to a puzzling relationship with a 16-year-old boy.
“He’s got issues, serious psychological issues.” “You do realize we’re in this situation because of you?” Colin Farrell who plays Steven, a charismatic surgeon is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart and the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister.
“They will all get sick and die. Your wife will die, you understand?” “No, I don’t.” ‘The Killing of a Sacred Deer’ is psychological thriller-horror film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, from a screenplay by Lanthimos and Efthymis Filippou. Starring Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Alicia Silverstone, Raffey Cassidy and Sunny Suljic the film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and opens in select theaters October 20, 2017.
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